NUT108 Ayurveda - Food, Diet, and Nutrition


First Aired: 7/27/2009 89 minutes

Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their effects on insulin. (#16717)

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The UCSF Osher Center for Integrative Medicine

UCSF Mini Medical School


Food and Addiction: Stress, Opioids and Binge Eating in Lab Rats

First Aired: 5/20/2010 28 minutes

Mary Boggiano of the Unversity of Alabama at Birmingham explores the psychobiology of non-regulatory eating which characterizes binge-eating disorders and obesity. (#18568)


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